Minister of Petroleum Resource, Dieziani Alison-Madueke has been appointed the President of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF). Her appointment was announced today, December 16, 2014 at the 16th Minsiterial meeting of the Forum holding in the Qatari capital of Doha.
Only last month, she was made the President of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC.
Though the Minister was not present at the forum’s meeting due to her negotiations with the striking members of NUPENG. She was ably represented by NNPC’s Group Executive Director, GAS and Power, Dr. David Ige and Nigeria’s Ambassador to Qatar, Mr. Shuaibu Adamu Ahmed.